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Kritzman Name Meaning

German (Kritzmann): topographic name for someone living near a cross (see Kreutzer). German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a gristmiller, from Middle High German grütze, Yiddish grits ‘grits’ + Middle High German, Yiddish man ‘man’. Jewish: elaborated form of Kritz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Weitzman, Krizman, Rittman, Kreitzman, Ritzman, Rozman, Kreitman

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Kritzman Family Origin

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Kritzman Family Occupations

What did your Kritzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kritzman occupation in the USA was Broker. 20% of Kritzman's were Brokers. Broker, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kritzman. A less common occupation for the Kritzman family was Merchant Tailor.

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  • Broker

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Merchant Tailor

    20%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kritzman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kritzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kritzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kritzman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kritzman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kritzman. For the veterans among your Kritzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kritzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kritzman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kritzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Kritzman in 1963 was 79, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kritzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kritzman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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